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1966 Robert Potter & Flora Dickson

  Margaret Faulds kindly shared this lovely photo. Many people with Auchentibber connections will instantly remember Robert Potter and Flora Dickson, two very well known local characters, who just happened to be husband in wife. This happy photo is their wedding day on 24th February 1966 and their story is an interesting one. Robert Potter […]

Life and Times of Frances Murphy

Frances Murphy (nee Docherty) [Recorded 3/2/2014] I was born Frances Docherty on 26 October 1931 in my parents’ home at 12 Watson Street High Blantyre, on the outskirts of Glasgow in Scotland. I was the eldest of nine children, seven brothers followed by my sister who was born after I married. Our village was also […]